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Online CPD - Property Package (3) - 5 CPD Hrs

NZ $434.00

Package Fee (incl GST)

  • $354 - NZLS members and Associate members (usually $503)
  • $434 - Non-members (usually $613)

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Online CPD Modules

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Property - subdivisions - 2 CPD hours

  • Publication date: April 2018
  • Authors: Authors: Grania Clark, Rae Hill

Property subdivisions can entail a myriad of issues that need to be worked through and can prove to be a risky, exciting and potentially profitable venture for your clients. This module will take a practical approach to subdivisions from the viewpoint of the suburban developer and working effectively and efficiently with local government to give effect to consents.

This module will include:

  • A practical guide to the subdivision process with steps to follow to ease the process when acting for developers and to assist the interface with local government, including:
    • initial due diligence/title investigations
    • discussion of the different types of subdivisions and applicable requirements
    • review of Part 10 of the Resource Management Act 1991 (RMA) and the requirements on both the local government and land owners
    • reviewing resource and subdivision consents, including local government conditions and statutory timeframes for release of s 223 and s 224 certificates under the RMA
    • reading LT Plans and Unit Plans, and associated schedules showing required instruments for registration
  • Preparation for and deposit of subdivision plans and the registration of titles, including:
    • obtaining approved local government documentation, such as consent notices, easements, covenants, bonds
    • general e-dealing procedure and obtaining consents from interested parties.
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Land Transfer Act - practical tips - 1.5 CPD hours

  • Publication date: March 2018
  • Authors: Thomas Gibbons, Robert Metcalf

The Land Transfer Act 2017 (LTA) received Royal Assent on 10 July 2017 and is expected to come into force by November 2018. The new LTA will replace the outdated 1952 Act.

Virtually all private land transactions rest on the framework of the LTA, and the new legislation modernises and updates this framework.

This module is an introductory guide, picking up on the key implications for property lawyers, conveyancers, and legal executives arising from the Land Transfer Act 2017. It will help you understand the practical issues, and provide guidance on how to effectively advise clients in this new environment.

Covered in this module will be:

  • New terminology
  • Covenants in gross
  • Covenant instruments
  • Manifest injustice
  • Registrar-General of Land powers
  • Compensation
  • Fraud
  • Guaranteed search timeframes
  • Using Landonline under the new Act.

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Workings of the Property Law Act - 1.5 CPD hours

  • Publication date: August 2017
  • Authors: Associate Professor David Grinlinton, Peter Nolan

It is more than nine years since the Property Law Act received assent, with all property lawyers being affected by this legislation. The presenters will update you on developments in selected cases since their 2012 NZLS CLE seminar on The Workings of the Property Law Act – four years on.

The focus will be on the key themes emerging from case law, and the practical implications flowing from these developments.

This module  will include discussion on recent developments relating to:

  • Property contracts: negotiation, creation and interpretation
  • Creation of leases, lease covenants, dealings and enforcement
  • Developments in documenting and enforcing mortgages
  • Recent judicial decisions on easements, covenants and boundary disputes. 
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Online CPD - Property Package (4) - 6.5 CPD Hrs

Publication Date: 05-Mar-2019

Authors: Various

NZ $613.00

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Online CPD - Trusts Package (2) - 4 CPD Hrs

Publication Date: 08-Mar-2017

Authors: Various

NZ $434.00

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